Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Midwest: Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West

Strong to severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will be possible from the Central Plains to the Mid-South and the Great Lakes as a cold front moves eastward. An organized area of thunderstorms may produce a greater severe threat across parts of Iowa, Illinois, and southern Wisconsin. Critical fire weather threats continue across portions of the West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Holloman Air Force Base (KHMN)

Lat: 32.85°NLon: 106.1°WElev: 4094ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 10 Aug 8:58 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

16 Miles NW Bent NM

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 98. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 98 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 102. Light and variable wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 102 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 102. Light and variable wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 102 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. East southeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 103 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South southwest wind around 7 mph becoming east northeast in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 103. East southeast wind around 7 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 103 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 98. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 102. Light and variable wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming east after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 102. Light and variable wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. East southeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South southwest wind around 7 mph becoming east northeast in the evening.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 103. East southeast wind around 7 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Saturday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 102. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Saturday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Sunday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 99. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
16 Miles NW Bent NM
 33.32°N 106.07°W (Elev. 4554 ft)
12:45 am MDT Aug 10, 2020
9am MDT Aug 10, 2020-6pm MDT Aug 16, 2020
 
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